I was back in Nicaragua this summer and on my first day there I ended up at a street protest in Managua with the women’s collective I used to work with. 390 more words
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In the state of Chihuahua, where hundreds of girls and women have been murdered since 1990, five men in the northern Mexico region have been sentenced to 697 year in prison for the horrific murders of eleven woman. 157 more words
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A habitual user of drugs and hardcore pornography has been found guilty of murdering a vulnerable woman by carrying out a “perverted sexual assault” in which a shampoo bottle was forced into her abdominal cavity.
16 July 2015, Delhi
19 year old Lakahmi who was shopping with her mother in Delhi’s Anand Parbat area, was attacked and stabbed 35 times by two men who had been stalking her for months. 41 more words
A revolution is underway in Nicaragua, and it is more prominent than ever: Machista cultural attitudes are coming under fire as feminists take the stage and negotiate their rights with influential state actors. 833 more words